The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 17 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 4.23% 8.62% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.00% 45.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.25 £27.75
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +12.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.90% 18.97% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate £500 £388 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +93.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Knutsford region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) IIS
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) NUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Teradata
3 2 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (7.14%) Cognos
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